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Thinking of drinking and driving? Take a look at Tennessee's new DUI laws.

If you have been following our blog, you know that there are serious repercussions that accompany the charges of driving under the influence. In addition to fines, jail time and license suspension, those arrested also need to attend an alcohol treatment program and install an alcohol monitoring device in their cars.

Ignition interlock device for Tennessee DUI offenders

When a driver is accused of drunk driving, the person should not treat this like other traffic violations. A DUI is considered a criminal offense, and depending on the details of the alleged crime, a driver could face serious penalties if the person is convicted. One of the penalties a Tennessee driver could endure if the person is convicted of DUI is the requirement to install an ignition interlock device in the person's vehicle.

Tennessee Supreme Court makes it easier to stop drunk drivers

Those who are convicted of drunk driving in Tennessee know how steep the penalties can be. Drunk driving is a serious offense that can lead to prison time, an ignition interlock device, license revocation, and high fines.

Drunk driver causes serious crash near Wolfchase Galleria

In Memphis, drunk driving is a serious crime. Police are always on the lookout for those who appear to be driving while drunk. If a person is convicted of drunk driving there can be very serious penalties including license suspension.

New Year's Eve drunk driving can have serious legal consequences

With New Year's Eve quickly approaching Memphis residents should remember that a drunk driving conviction can be life-altering. A criminal defense attorney with experience in drunk driving knows the things that may go wrong during a DUI arrest and is best positioned to help their client.

Driving drunk while a teenager can have serious consequences

A teenager who has been stopped by police and accused of drunk driving in Tennessee can face serious consequences. Drunk driving is not a crime tolerated by many in Tennessee and the penalties continue to get harsher. Underage drinking and driving can carry consequences that can affect a teenager's future.

Drunk driving patrols increasing through Labor Day in Tennessee

Most Tennessee residents know the dangers of drinking and driving and the penalties a drunk driving conviction can bring. Drunk driving is a serious offense in Tennessee and those who are convicted can face license suspension, fines and other penalties.

We stand by those arrested for drunk driving?

Being arrested for drunk driving in Tennessee is a frightening occurrence for most people. Police can appear to be out to get you and not listen to your side of the story. If you are convicted, then your personal reputation can be ruined and you may lose your job because you won't be able to drive for a period of time.

We defend DWI charges

If a person finds themselves in the position of having to go to court for an alleged crime such as driving while intoxicated, or a related charge in Tennessee, it would likely benefit them to have a criminal defense attorney fighting for their rights.

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